December 2012 archive

Dec 02

The Beginning – December 2

Scripture Reading John 1:1, 14 Devotion Jesus, the Word, was in the beginning. He was and is God. Before the manger, before the cross, before anything, Jesus was and is. Jesus created the earth before He came to earth! Then this infinite God-man came to earth where his own people rejected him. He came to …

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Dec 01

The Coming – December 1

Scripture Reading Luke 2:8-14 Devotion Advent literally means “coming.” We celebrate Christmas because it was the (first) coming of Jesus. We celebrate advent in the anticipation of the second coming as well. Why celebrate Christmas?  We celebrate because: Jesus came to bring Joy! Jesus came to bring Salvation! And Jesus came to bring Peace! And …

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